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CVE-2008-2939 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in proxy_ftp.c in the mod_proxy_ftp module in Apache 2.0.63 and earlier, and mod_proxy_ftp.c in the mod_proxy_ftp module in Apache 2.2.9 and earlier 2.2 versions, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a wildcard in the last directory component in the pathname in an FTP URI.


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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (11/12/2008)

These issue was addressed in all affected httpd versions as shipped in Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5 were fixed via: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0967.html This issue is tracked via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2008-2939 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, future updates may address this flaw in other affected products (such as Red Hat Application Stack).

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html Mailing List 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00000.html Third Party Advisory 
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=123376588623823&w=2 Third Party Advisory 
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125631037611762&w=2 Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0967.html Third Party Advisory 
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-247666-1 Broken Link 
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549 Third Party Advisory 
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=682868 Third Party Advisory 
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=682870 Third Party Advisory 
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=682871 Third Party Advisory 
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0327 Broken Link 
http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0328 Broken Link 
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PK70197 Third Party Advisory 
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1PK70937 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/663763 Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:194 Broken Link 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:195 Broken Link 
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:124 Broken Link 
http://www.rapid7.com/advisories/R7-0033 Broken Link 
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0966.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/495180/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/498566/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/498567/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30560 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020635 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-731-1 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html Third Party Advisory  US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2315 Permissions Required 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2461 Permissions Required 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0320 Permissions Required 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297 Permissions Required 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44223 VDB Entry 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/54a42d4b01968df1117cea77fc53d6beb931c0e05936ad02af93e9ac%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/5df9bfb86a3b054bb985a45ff9250b0332c9ecc181eec232489e7f79%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/8d63cb8e9100f28a99429b4328e4e7cebce861d5772ac9863ba2ae6f%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/f7f95ac1cd9895db2714fa3ebaa0b94d0c6df360f742a40951384a53%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r0276683d8e1e07153fc8642618830ac0ade85b9ae0dc7b07f63bb8fc%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r2cb985de917e7da0848c440535f65a247754db8b2154a10089e4247b%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r57608dc51b79102f3952ae06f54d5277b649c86d6533dcd6a7d201f7%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r5f9c22f9c28adbd9f00556059edc7b03a5d5bb71d4bb80257c0d34e4%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r75cbe9ea3e2114e4271bbeca7aff96117b50c1b6eb7c4772b0337c1f%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r7dd6be4dc38148704f2edafb44a8712abaa3a2be120d6c3314d55919%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r84d043c2115176958562133d96d851495d712aa49da155d81f6733be%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r8828e649175df56f1f9e3919938ac7826128525426e2748f0ab62feb%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r9e8622254184645bc963a1d47c5d47f6d5a36d6f080d8d2c43b2b142%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r9ea3538f229874c80a10af473856a81fbf5f694cd7f471cc679ba70b%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r9f93cf6dde308d42a9c807784e8102600d0397f5f834890708bf6920%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rb9c9f42dafa25d2f669dac2a536a03f2575bc5ec1be6f480618aee10%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rc4c53a0d57b2771ecd4b965010580db355e38137c8711311ee1073a8%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rdca61ae990660bacb682295f2a09d34612b7bb5f457577fe17f4d064%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rf6449464fd8b7437704c55f88361b66f12d5b5f90bcce66af4be4ba9%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/rfbaf647d52c1cb843e726a0933f156366a806cead84fbd430951591b%40%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E Third Party Advisory 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11316 Broken Link 
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7716 Broken Link 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-79 Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2939
NVD Published Date:
08/06/2008
NVD Last Modified:
01/19/2024
Source:
Red Hat, Inc.